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Trust in Troubled Times

Money, Banks, and State-Society Relations in Republican Tianjin

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$101.50 • £81.95 • €91.50

ISBN 9780674010802

Publication Date: 07/30/2003

Short

286 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 halftones, 1 map, Chinese character glossary

World

  • Acknowledgments
  • A Note on Currency Values
  • Introduction
  • 1. Personal Networks and State Needs
  • 2. The 1916 Moratorium on Exchange in Tianjin
  • 3. Local Regulators, Paper Tigers, and Good Citizens
  • 4. The Rules of the Game under Warlord Governments
  • 5. Early Nationalist Rule and a New Environment
  • 6. Trust at a Time of International Crisis
  • Conclusion
  • Appendixes
    • A. Currency Circulation of Tianjin’s Modern Banks
    • B. English and Chinese Names of Banks
    • C. The Money Scare Vernacular Song
    • D. Tianjin Bank of China Loans to Governments, 1927
  • Notes
  • Glossary of Selected Chinese Terms
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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